Over 2 million people took exams with the British Council last year. We offer a wide range of exams, from English tests to school and business qualifications, in more than 90 countries worldwide. We connect people worldwide with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the academia and business world.
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IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test and can help you live, study and work around the world.
Looking for information on IGCSEs/International GCSEs, A- or AS-levels? School students, parents and private candidates can find out more about our school exams here.
Aptis is a modern and flexible English assessment system designed to meet the diverse needs of organisations and individuals around the world.
Professional and university exams
We administer a large number of international exams on behalf of a variety of UK examining bodies and universities.
Why take an exam with the British Council?
Last year, over two million people took exams with the British Council in more than 90 countries worldwide. Take an exam with us and enjoy the benefits of our services.